£23,650
Avg. Salary
£10.25
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£963

Bonus

£200

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Analytical Chemist is £10.25 per hour.

The average pay for an Analytical Chemist is £23,650 per year.

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MEDIAN £23,650
£17,783 - £33,164
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MEDIAN: £23,650
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Salary £17,783 - £33,164
Bonus £0.00 - £2,619
Profit Sharing £200
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£17,967 - £34,107
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 16 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 241
Hourly Data £0£19
Hourly Rate £10.25
Overtime £1.53 - £19.18
Annual Data £0£34K
Bonus £0.00 - £2,619
Profit Sharing £200
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£17,967 - £34,107
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 16 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Analytical Chemist

Analytical chemists are specialized scientists who work to determine the chemical makeup of a variety of substances, both organic and inorganic. They must not only determine what chemical compounds and molecules are contained in a piece of matter, but also the quantities of those chemicals relative to others to discover chemical impurities, analyze unknown samples, and maintain quality control for specific chemical substances and medicines.

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Analytical Chemist Tasks
  • Use computer-controlled instruments in laboratories to take measurements.
  • Study samples, calibrate and standardize test results, interpret data and report results.
  • Determine the composition and structure of matter.

Analytical Chemist Pay By Employer

$0$92K

Covance, Inc
10 profiles
$39,054

$39,974

$59,255

$80,193

Analytical Chemist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Analytical Chemist

Pay by Experience for an Analytical Chemist has a positive trend. An entry-level Analytical Chemist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤21,000 based on 79 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Analytical Chemist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤26,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Analytical Chemist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤26,000 based on 15 salaries. An Analytical Chemist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤29,000 based on 19 salaries.

Analytical Chemist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Analytical Chemist?

Analytical Chemist in Belfast:
"A positive experience."
Pros: Opportunities to learn, develop and validate a variety of dissolution, HPLC and GC methods for GMP drug analysis in support of release, validation, development and stability testing. Ability to work closely with a team of diverse skilled and character people. Many opportunities for advancement and a range of business units to suit any desired career path. Pay increases reflect input and ability. Flexible work hours. Managers are always open to suggestions of improvements.
Cons: Poor ability to resolve personality clashes, salaries aren't competitive. Work can be very stressful and comes in bursts, rather than a constant work schedule.

Analytical Chemist in Birmingham:
"Become and engineer or computer programmer."
For the specialist skill set and knowledge set required for this field we are not compensated for the work. An engineering graduate can look forward to a starting salary of around. £28K -32£ where as a chemistry graduate £16-18£. Without a degree you can still go to ASDA and make the same amount of money. Better become a garbage collector and start at £18K and progress to £40K per annum in less than 10 years.

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Key Stats for Analytical Chemist

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Analytical Chemist Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

Mid-Career
▲10%

Experienced
▲10%

National Average
₤24,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Analytical Chemist Salaries

Chemistry
▲26%

Data Analysis
▲15%

HPLC
▲3%

National Average
₤24,000

GMP Compliance
▼3%

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 58%